Events for Monday, January 5, 2008

7:30 a.m. Michael Bloomberg will give a live interview on Nachum Segal’s “J.M. in the A.M.,” on 91.1 FM.

10 a.m. Queens Borough President Helen Marshall to meet with City Councilman Leroy Comrie and Library Director Thomas Galante, kicking off construction on a children’s library discovery center. At Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Queens.

11 a.m. City Councilmember Tony Avella will join community leaders in opposition to recent installation of a cell phone tower in a residental area, at 40 Rector Street.

1 p.m. Jewish opponents to Israel’s actions in the Gaza Strip will hold a news conference at the southwest corner of Union Square.

1:30 p.m. Rally will be held in support of Israel’s actions in the Gaza Strip at the Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, First Avenue and 47th Street.

2 p.m. Clergy and community activists call for an end to recent violence in Harlem. At 132nd Street and Fifth Avenue.

3:30 p.m. Local officials will give gifts to children at Bronx homeless shelters in celebration of Three Kings Day. At 1517 Moshulu Parkway, in the lobby.

4:30 p.m. The court appearance and oral arguments “on the merits of term-limits” lawsuit will be held at 225 Cadman Plaza East.


1 p.m. A “special meeting” of the Suffolk County Legislature will be held at 725 Veterans Memorial Highway in Hauppauge.


7 p.m. A regular meeting of the Westchester County Board of Legislators is held at 148 Martine Avenue in White Plains.
10:30 a.m. The Brennan Center for Justice at N.Y.U. School of Law will host a press conference for the release of the latest  “Albany Report.” Titled: “Still Broken: New York State Legislative Reform 2008 Update.” At Room 130, L.O.B., in Albany.

Events for Monday, January 5, 2008